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by Alan
Fri May 03, 2019 5:00 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: What is causing all this noise?
Replies: 3
Views: 456

Re: What is causing all this noise?

Although the Pico test leads and the PicoScope itself are screened the wires in the wiring loom of the car itself are not screened (to save cost and weight). The wires from the cam & crank sensors probably have other noisy signals running alongside them in the loom (ignition and injectors) causing t...
by Alan
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Pico software V6.13.14.4038
Replies: 4
Views: 650

Re: Pico software V6.13.14.4038

Have you also lost the automotive drop down menu? If so you may have installed the wrong version - make sure you get the automotive version from https://www.picoauto.com/downloads
by Alan
Fri Dec 29, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: Best of the web
Topic: Scanner Danner - misfire quick tests
Replies: 0
Views: 1494

Scanner Danner - misfire quick tests

2007 Dodge Caravan/Chrysler Town and Country 3.8L with a misfire. In this video I will walk you through some simple tests to help you isolate the cause.

by Alan
Wed Dec 27, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Best of the web
Topic: PicoScope battery test
Replies: 0
Views: 1270

PicoScope battery test

The "The Disgruntled Mechanic" has just bought his first PicoScope. The first thing he tries out is the battery test app - a nice quick getting started video for the new or potential user.

by Alan
Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Pico Automotive Feature Requests
Replies: 21
Views: 13965

Re: Pico Automotive Feature Requests

Dave - can I check how many years it will be before you are "in an old folks home". The software team like this sort of deadline :D Regards. Alan
by Alan
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:34 am
Forum: Best of the web
Topic: Subaru Intermittent Misfire - P0300
Replies: 0
Views: 1225

Subaru Intermittent Misfire - P0300

Another great video from South Main Auto Repair. This time Eric looks at a 2005 Subaru Legacy 2.6 SOHC that has an intermittent problem of a P0300.

by Alan
Tue Nov 14, 2017 5:39 am
Forum: Best of the web
Topic: In cylinder pressure waveforms using the WPS500
Replies: 1
Views: 1084

In cylinder pressure waveforms using the WPS500

Its well worth subscribing to the JM Diagnostics youtube channel:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7AHmA0Z81A
by Alan
Sat Nov 11, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: Best of the web
Topic: Using edge count feature on crank sensor waveforms
Replies: 2
Views: 1415

Using edge count feature on crank sensor waveforms

A video showing how the edge counting measurement makes it easy to see how many teeth a crank sensor detects in a complete revolution and the degrees between them.

by Alan
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:56 am
Forum: Best of the web
Topic: PicoScope Functions For Analyzing Waveforms After Capture
Replies: 1
Views: 1125

PicoScope Functions For Analyzing Waveforms After Capture

Justin from JM Diagnostics shows some of the tools such as filtering, zoom and rulers to help analyze a waveform after capture.